Deadline 22nd June
Location: 33 Lockwood Street – The Orchard
Hours: 37.5 hrs a week, flexible working – will include some weekend working
The main duties include:
Supporting a companion’s Emmaus journey from entry through to independence.
Assessing the Companion’s independence skills (e.g. budgeting, banking, cooking, shopping, ability to access support etc.) and arranging any training/help as needed.
Helping Companions to secure jobs by supporting them in looking for employment, writing CVs, making applications, being interviewed etc.
Cultivating and liaising with prospective employers.
Supporting learning and development.
Supporting people who have started working outside the Community.
Liaising with the housing department about housing, housing benefit and other matters.
Liaising with probation and other support services as appropriate
Building up a resource of benevolent landlords and letting agents.
Where appropriate, helping to facilitate family reconciliation.
Making a relationship with Companions before they leave that can be sustained during the leaving process and after it.
Helping with the practicalities of the actual move (services, decoration, removal, paying rent, deposits etc.
Staying in touch with, recording and keeping track of what happens to Companions once they leave.
Emmaus will be hosting a visit / Q&A session for those wanting to look round this scheme prior to submitting an application on Monday the 11th June 2018 1:30pm
For an application pack and to book the visit please contact Kelly Thompson firstname.lastname@example.org or 01482 223722
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